Re: [SCA-Archery] Archer's Rings
- And a rondel is the form of the the most common medieval archery target.
On Nov 25, 2008, at 9:52 PM, Carolus wrote:
> Heraldicly, a weapon's normal position is as it would be used, thus a
> sword is blade up and a pheon point down. If the position is
> reversed it is said to be inverted. I would suggest making the rings
> a pheon on a rondel. This eliminates any question of inversion and
> lets the wearer choose if the pheon points distally or medially.
> At 06:45 PM 11/25/2008, you wrote:
> > >
> >For some reason, all of the pheons I have seen depicted in heraldry
> >have been point down. I am sure there are exceptions and there is
> >probably a term used in heraldry to describe the alignment. The plan
> >is to make a shield shaped ring with a pheon point down. The problem
> >is, what field color ought to be used? The field could also be
> >divided by wire cloisonns.
> > >
> >Jim Koch "Gladius The Alchemist"
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- Hi, Jim. Hello, Everyone.
My right ring finger was just itching for a ring a moment ago, and I thought of this project. How far along did this move?
--- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, James Koch <alchem@...> wrote:
> A word file ought to do it. My e-mail address is alchem@...
> Jim Koch (Gladius The Alchemist"
> >At 06:58 AM 12/19/2008, you wrote:
> >Hi, Jim.
> > > E-mail me your designs as an attachment. I am already making the
> > > first wax prototypes.
> > > >
> > > Jim "Gladius The Alchemist"
> >If you can send an e-mail to me, the address is ashamblin4 at yahoo dot
> >com, I can send them to you as a Word file, a Publisher file and
> >possibly a PDF file.
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